cajole

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Synonyms for cajole

Synonyms for cajole

to persuade or try to persuade by gentle persistent urging or flattery

Synonyms for cajole

influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering

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Kadyrov employed a mixture of cajolement and coercion to dissuade his countrymen from resisting Russian rule, offering to amnesty leading rebels such as Gelayev, while simultaneously deploying his own militia, headed by his son Ramzan, to harass the families of suspected militants by means of assault, abduction, torture and even murder.
With a shriek she hung her arms round Davey John's neck, and nothing - no cajolement or remonstrance from the ladies - would move her.
And no amount of cajolement could persuade him to remove his headgear to have his photo taken.
This has been an extraordinary week of challenges, threats, retreats, enticements, promises, demands, street theater, cajolements, concessions and, ultimately, deals -- in other words, the routine instruments of horse-trading-based democratic politics.